Enda Kenny

St. Patrick's Day all week for O'Malley

St. Patrick's Day all week for O'Malley

As Martin O'Malley continues his week-long celebration of St. Patrick's Day with a wee bit of guitar playing tonight in Washington, a well-known Irish-American Democrat from Boston says he told the former Maryland governor to give Hillary Clinton a competitive race. Thomas P. O'Neill III, son of the late speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, said he ran into O'Malley Monday at a Washington dinner hosted by the American Ireland Funds, a philanthrophic group. O'Malley approached O'Neill during a lull in the black-tie festivities — which featured Enda Kenny, Ireland's Taoiseach, or prime minister — and asked the Boston public...